Karen Marie Bussone, American nurse practitioner. Registered Nurse, Illinois; certified CPR instructor, American Council of Learned Societies instructor, Critical Care Registered Nurse. Member American Association of Critical Care Nurses (past president local chapter), Mom's Associate University Illinois (board directors 1992-1993), Mount Hawley Country Club, Creve Coeur Club, Hyde Park Tennis Club.
- Assistant to director University Illinois School Medicine Library., Peoria, 1972-1973. Staff nurse medical/surgical unit St. Francis Medical Center, Illinois, 1983-1988, staff nurse Cardiac Care Unit, 1988-1990, critical care nurse, 1990-1998, nurse practitioner, since 1998.